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Me and my shadow [music]

Composer:
Jolson, Al d. 1950
Dreyer, Dave
Lyricist:
Rose, Billy
Arranger:
Alexander, Van
Physical description:
4 copy scores, 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 27 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
1927
20th century
Notes:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 3.
Summary:
5 parts and 1 score.
Me and my shadow is contained in one folder consisting of 4 parts in C Major concert, and 1 published three page piano vocal score and 1 published part in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; bass. -- (ii) Parts and published items. Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; trombone. Published part for bass. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Shades of night are falling and I'm lonely ...". -- Grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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